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John Wilson Britton
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1789
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 30, 1857
Giles County
Tennessee, USA

John Wilson Britton was the son of Thomas & Elizabeth "Wilson" Britton, he settled in Giles Co., Tn. abt. 1812. He married Susannah Woods Richey Oct. 4, 1812 in Giles Co., Tn. They had 11 children, their oldest son was Wilson Britton, born Sept. 13, 1813 in Giles Co., Tn. Their second child was Elizabeth Bettie Joines, wife of Joel Joines, who later settled in Jasper, Lawrence, & Iron Counties, in Missouri. Third child was ; Thomas Solomon Britton, born Mar. 16, 1818, he married Margaret Emaline Reagan. Fourth child was Missouri Britton, born June 23, 1820, died July 3, 1900 in Lawrence Co., Missouri. She married Edward Reagan, and had 11 children. George Washington Britton was born June 23, 1822, died 1904 in Newton Co., Missouri. Franklin Cooper Britton was born Sept. 19, 1824, died Aug. 30, 1890 in Waco, Texas. He married Sara Catherine Brown. Alexander Britton was born Sept. 6, 1826, and died Jan. 7, 1888 in Giles Co., Tenn., was buried at Diana/Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Giles Co., Tennessee. Mary Ann Britton was born Oct. 7, 1828, and died Feb. 4, 1897 in Fulton Co., Arkansas. She married Thomas Holland Lee Apr. 13, 1852 in Cornersville, Tennessee. John Seton Britton was born Jan. 29, 1831, and died Aug. 12, 1898 in Waco, McLennan Co., Texas. He married Annie Ruth McBride. James Jefferson Britton was born July 25, 1833, his wife was Catherine. James J., Wilson, and Alexander Britton were the only three brother's who contuined to live in Giles County, Tennessee. Lenora Britton was born Mar. 26, 1838 in Giles Co., Tennessee, and married Thomas Ellis. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Britton (1750 - 1821)
  Elizabeth Wilson Britton (1757 - 1795)
 
 Spouse:
  Susannah Woods Richey Britton (1794 - 1873)
 
 Children:
  Wilson Britton (1813 - 1887)*
  Elizabeth Britton Joines (1816 - 1890)*
  Thomas Solomon Britton (1818 - 1885)*
  Missouri Britton Ragain (1820 - 1900)*
  George Washington Britton (1822 - 1900)*
  Franklin Cooper Britton (1824 - 1890)*
  Alexander Britton (1826 - 1888)*
  Mary Ann Britton Lee (1828 - 1897)*
  James Jefferson Britton (1833 - 1880)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Britton Kennedy (1777 - 1838)*
  Elizabeth Britton Richey (1780 - 1871)*
  John Wilson Britton (1789 - 1857)
  Nancy Annie Britton Elliff (1790 - 1853)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Diana Cemetery
Diana
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: William G. Latham Jr.
Record added: Mar 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18414701
John Wilson Britton
Added by: William G. Latham Jr.
 
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- Sue
 Added: Oct. 1, 2013
War of 1812
- Sue
 Added: Oct. 1, 2013
John Wilson Britton fought in the war of 1812. In Memory of my 4'th Great Grandfather.
- William G. Latham Jr.
 Added: Aug. 25, 2013
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